Lunch and Learn: Illuminating the Scroll of Esther

Date: Mar 07, 2017 - Mar 07, 2017

Time: 12:15 p.m.

Sponsor: JTS Learning in Your Community

Location: Florida

Category: JTS in Your Community

Illuminating the Scroll of Esther: In Art and in Story

Rabbi Matthew Berkowitz,  Director of Israel Programs, JTS

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 12:15 p.m.

B’nai Torah Congregation
6261 SW 18th St.
Boca Raton

Please bring your own pareve or dairy lunch.

About the scholar

Rabbi Matthew Berkowitz is based at The Schocken Institute in Jerusalem. In this capacity, he is responsible for the academic and experiential contours of the Israel program for both rabbinical and cantorial students; he works on recruitment of students for all of JTS’s five schools; and continues to work closely with friends of JTS toward engaging them more deeply in the institution’s mission. Rabbi Berkowitz made aliyah with his family in 2008, is one of the founders of Kol HaOt: Illuminating Jewish Life, and authored and illuminated The Lovell Haggadah

Save the date for the final session: April 4 with David Wachtel